78.37 F
Washington DC
June 17, 2021
Satenaw Ethiopian News/Breaking News
News

Storm blamed for 8th death in New York as more lake-effect snow pounds Buffalo area

WINTRY_WEATHER_NEW_YORK_31758957BUFFALO, N.Y. — A massive lake-effect snowstorm that’s been pounding the Buffalo area is being blamed for an eighth death.

Erie County officials announced the death Thursday morning, saying a man in his 60s was stricken a day earlier while using a snow blower. The news comes as a new blast of snow was moving through western New York.

Authorities say seven people in Erie County and one person in neighboring Genesee County have died since the storm began Tuesday. Most have had heart attacks.

The southern section of Buffalo and its suburbs have already been buried under as much as 5½ feet of snow. Some areas may see up to 3 feet more by late Thursday.

WINTRY_WEATHER_31757541

APTOPIX_WINTRY_WEATHER_31763317

Related posts

ESAT Latest News Amsterdam September 07, 2016

admin

Ethiopian Drama – Betoch Part 29

admin

University lecturer given UK asylum, Dr Tadesse Kersmo, was arrested by counter terrorism officers

admin